DUSHANBE: Pakistan and also Tajikistan on Friday signed several agreements as well as memorandums of agreement for cooperation in diverse areas, consisting of profession, investment, financial, tourist, and info and also broadcasting.
Head Of State Imran Khan as well as Tajik Head of state Emomali Rahmon saw the signing of arrangement documents at an event held at the Qasr-i-Millat here, which followed a one-to-one meeting in between both leaders and also talks between their two delegations.
Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi, Adviser to the Head Of State on Business Abdul Razak Dawood as well as Pakistan’s Ambassador to Dushanbe Imran Haider and also their counterparts from the Tajik side signed the records on behalf of their particular countries.
Head Of State Khan and President Rahmon hold talks focused on strengthening teamwork in between both sides
The arrangements and accords signed on the occasion included: MoU in between the governments of Pakistan as well as Tajikistan for teamwork in the ball of tourist, friendliness and also investment in the tourist market; MoU on common cooperation for archives and also libraries advancement in between both governments; protocol to amend the existing convention in between both countries for evasion of dual taxation and the avoidance of fiscal evasion relative to tax obligations on revenue; MoU between Financial Keeping Track Of Division under the National Bank of Tajikistan and Financial Checking Unit of Pakistan concerning cooperation in the exchange of financial intelligence related to money laundering-related predicate offences and financing of terrorism; and, MOU between the National Bank of Tajikistan and State Bank of Pakistan on supervisory cooperation.
Speaking at a joint press conference with President Rahmon, Prime Minister Khan said the two sides held wide-ranging talks for strengthening cooperation in diverse fields and finding ways to enhance trading of goods, including textile and pharmaceutical products.
The prime minister congratulated the Tajik president for successfully hosting the 20th meeting of the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation’s Council of Heads of States.
He said that he and his delegation were impressed with the development achieved by Tajikistan. “We have seen the development, buildings and greenery. I think you have a passion for development. We are impressed,” he added.